Politics

Your Message to Vancouver City Council Has Been Read

Your Message to Vancouver City Council Has Been Read

Why the whole city should be excited about council’s commitment to protect tenants.

Can Vancouver Afford Another Task Force?

Can Vancouver Afford Another Task Force?

Vancouver’s newly elected Mayor Kennedy Stewart is asking his four-party council for their trust as he moves forward with a broadly worded motion for a new opioid task force.

Don’t Understand the B.C. Electoral Reform Options? This Video Explains

Don’t Understand the B.C. Electoral Reform Options? This Video Explains

A five-minute explainer video for electoral reform? Yes, please.

Predicting the Vancouver Municipal Election

Predicting the Vancouver Municipal Election

Though the polls seem to indicate a clear choice for mayor, the council race could be tight.

Who is Running for Mayor, Exactly?

Who is Running for Mayor, Exactly?

The guy with a Hitler moustache and other insights into our would-be mayors.

Game of Zoning: A Vision Vancouver Funeral in Five Acts

Game of Zoning: A Vision Vancouver Funeral in Five Acts

Hey Lionsgate, we've got the script for you.

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If Our Mayoral Candidates Were NHL Teams (Because Politics Isn’t Disappointing Enough)

If Our Mayoral Candidates Were NHL Teams (Because Politics Isn’t Disappointing Enough)

Let’s get to know who’s running in the most Canadian way possible.

How Will History Remember Mayor Gregor Robertson?

How Will History Remember Mayor Gregor Robertson?

Yesterday, Mayor Robertson announced that he won't be running for re-election; today, civic reporter Frances Bula weighs in on his city-hall legacy.

World’s Handsomest Mayor Will Step Down in October

World’s Handsomest Mayor Will Step Down in October

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson announces he's not running for re-election.

How Do We Live in a City That Has UberEats…But No Uber?

How Do We Live in a City That Has UberEats…But No Uber?

At least we can eat while the wizards in Victoria twiddle their thumbs on this issue.

Meet Vancouver’s First Aboriginal Relations Manager

Meet Vancouver’s First Aboriginal Relations Manager

Ginger Gosnell-Meyers shares her perspective on the future of reconciliation.

How Drug Users are the First Line of Defense in the Opioid Crisis

How Drug Users are the First Line of Defense in the Opioid Crisis

The Portland Hotel Society's Spikes on Bikes program combats stigma and save lives with peer-level outreach.